Tanna Island was first settled about 400 BC by Melanesians from the surrounding southern islands. The glowing light of Mount Yasur attracted Captain James Cook, the first European to visit the island, in August 1774. This is where he landed in an inlet on the southeastern tip of the island that he named
Tawir Ama!...meaning Welcome to Entani Company Ltd
We are a Ni-Vanuatu locally owned business that manages one of the Worlds most accessible Volcano, the Mt. Yasur on Tanna.
Port Resolution after his ship HMS Resolution. He gave the island the name of Tanna, probably from the local dialect name for earth.
The Mt Yasur volcano attracted over 10,000 visitors in 2014 and as a result we can truly say the Tanna Volcano Safari Tour is … “A life time Experience!”